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As part of a MONTH of Action in support of the MA TRUST ACT Campaign Centro Presente Presents: HARVEST OF EMPIRE

As part of a MONTH of Action in support of the MA TRUST ACT Campaign

Centro Presente Presents:

 

Press Release

Press Advisory: Immigrant advocates launching Massachusetts TRUST campaign, an initiative to protect immigrant families from mass deportation and to move the immigration debate forward.

Press Advisory

 

Media Contacts:

Patricia Montes, Centro Presente (617) 959-3108

Sarahí Uribe, NDLON, (202) 285 967

 

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SAVE THE DATE! Urgent Action in Support of the Massachusetts Trust Act!

SAVE THE DATE!

Urgent Action in Support of the Massachusetts Trust Act!

Media contacts:

Patricia Montes, Centro Presente, (617) 959 3108

Sarahí Uribe, NDLON, (202) 285 9673

In Massachusetts families live in constant fear of deportation at the hands of local and state police. Join immigrant families and allies in urging the state to keep families together by passing the TRUST act, a bill that would direct Massachusetts law enforcement not to funnel our loved ones into an unjust deportation system. 

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PRESS RELEASE: Beginning March 4, 2013 new immigration process is expected to shorten the time U.S. citizens are separated from their immediate relatives

Boston, MA- According to immigration authorities, beginning March 4, 2013, certain immigrant visa applicants who are spouses, children and parents of U.S. citizens (immediate relatives) can apply for provisional unlawful presence waivers before they leave the United States.

Centro in the News

Immigration rights to be discussed at UUCGL

On Sunday, Jan. 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Lynn will be sponsoring a Winter Forum on “Immigration Rights in Massachusetts.”

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Come to an evening of immigrant worker testimonies and the presentation of "Status: Organized" a mini-documentary about the basic labor rights of immigrant workers.

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Come to an evening of immigrant worker testimonies and the presentation of “Status: Organized” a mini-documentary about the basic labor rights of immigrant workers.


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Press Advisory: As part of the SOMOS/WE ARE initiative NALACC member organizations commemorate International Migrants Day

Press Advisory

Media Contact:

Patricia Montes, Centro Presente (617) 959-3108

 

TODAY as part of the SOMOS/WE ARE initiative

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SAVE THE DATE! Centro Presente's Annual Celebration

SAVE THE DATE

 

    Centro Presente’s

      Annual Celebration

Centro in the News

Somerville aldermen to stop using ‘illegals’ for undocumented immigrants

Somerville aldermen and Mayor Joe Curtatone agreed to refrain from using the word “illegals” when referring to people, at last week’s board meeting.

A team of youths came before the Board of Aldermen at last week’s board meeting urging city officials to give immigrants who live in the city the respect they deserve as human beings by not using terms like “illegals” to describe undocumented people.

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PRESS RELEASE: A group of immigrant worker members of Centro Presente bring their demand for payment of $183,500 in non-payment of wages and overtime to U.S. District Court in Massachusetts

PRESS RELEASE 

Media contact: 

Patricia Montes, Centro Presente

959 3108

 

A group of immigrant worker members of Centro Presente bring their demand for payment of $183,500 in non-payment of wages and overtime to U.S. District Court in Massachusetts